74-year-old man hangs himself with scarf in apartment toilet at On Tai Estate


2nd December 2022 – (Hong Kong) At 10.05am today, the police received a report that a man (74 years old) hanged himself with a scarf in the toilet of an apartment at On Tai Estate, Sau Mau Ping. When the victim was rescued by the firefighters at the scene, he fell into a coma and was sent to United Christian Hospital by ambulance, where he was later certified dead. The police did not find any suicide note at the scene and are trying to contact the family of the deceased to learn more about the incident.

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